There are some wonderful shops to roam through ranging from the Present Finder to some marvellous antique shops and emporia. If you are looking for that special something for your house or a gift for a friend or family Sherborne has it! Guests are spoilt for choice with the location of Clare Cottage just minutes' walk away.

The Beauty Barn: www.beauty-barn.co.uk

Piers Pisani Antiques: www.pierspisani.com

Est. 1987, Piers Pisani is renowned for good English furniture. We have a large collection of fine antiques from the 18th and 19th centuries. We also have an excellent range of handmade furniture that can be made in our workshops to fulfill any bespoke requirements.

Acreman St Antiques Centre: www.acremanstreetantiques.co.uk

You will find prices to suit all pockets in an eclectic mix of interesting and unique, quality pieces ranging from antique up to the 60's and 70's. While you are here you can relax in our own tea room where you can discuss your purchases over a cup of coffee and a piece of homemade cake.

Market Cross Antiques: www.marketcrossantiques.com

Visit us in the middle of the historic town of Somerton in Somerset, just 20 minutes drive from Junction 25 (Taunton) of the M5 and 5 minutes drive from the Podimore junction of the A303. You will find antiques and collectables spread over 2 floors, in an open plan setting. We have over 30 dealers displaying a large range of antiques, collectables and decorative furnishings. We stock furniture, oriental rugs, jewellery, china, kitchenalia, pictures, contemporary furniture, silver, linen, clocks, coins, and lots, lots more